Has capitalism caused the climate change that threatens to destroy civilization? Does slowing or reversing that climate change require that we move away from unregulated capitalism towards a socialist society that restricts economicShow More Summary
(Steven Hayward) It surprised no one when the news came out a couple months ago that Venezuela’s socialist economy had run out of one of the easiest products to stock—toilet paper—but today the Wall Street Journal reports that most of the U.S. Show More Summary
Last week, longtime independent Vermont Senator and avowed socialist Bernie Sanders announced that he will run for the presidency in 2016. Sanders’s announcement excited liberal activists wary of another centrist Clinton presidency but...Show More Summary
Progressive Socialist Party chief MP Walid Jumblatt said on Tuesday that the Syrian regime took the failure to abolish political confessionalism in Lebanon as an excuse to remain in the country, adding the bombing that targeted MP Marwan Hamadeh was the first warning to ex-PM Rafik Hariri. “The Taef Accord had called for abolishing the […]
James Campbell on the first Budget of the Socialist Left Victorian Government of Dan Andrews: All up
ABC Breaking US News | ABC Politics News Two great moments in Bernie Sanders's appearance on This Week. The first happens when, after explaining that he is a democratic socialist along the lines of the political systems that prevailShow More Summary
Earlier this week, longtime Independent Vermont Senator and avowed socialist Bernie Sanders announced that he will run for the presidency in 2016. Sanders’s announcement excited liberal activists wary of another centrist Clinton presidency but puzzled most political pundits, who see no chance for a...
Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt began on Monday his testimony at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon that is examining the assassination of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri by recounting the nature of the ties between Lebanon and Syria, particularly with the ruling Assad family. He told the trial chamber: “Bashar Assad showed hostility […]
Self-described socialist and 2016 presidential candidate takes aim at influence of big money and criticises Clinton Foundation, Koch brothers and others. Heralding what he called “the most unusual political career in the US Senate”,Show More Summary
He's not just running against Clinton, he's running against an entire system. After raising more in 24 hours than each of the declared GOP candidates individually, Vermont senator and self-described democratic socialist Bernie Sanders went on ABC's This Week to let America—and the D.C. Show More Summary
Submitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, It may just be fitting that it is May Day weekend, the old remembrance of the once “great” destructive force of international communism. Of course, it still resonates largely because its proponents view it from the standpoint of actual purity. Show More Summary
He commented on the Baltimore riots, and yet, he didn’t comment on the ransacking and looting of rioters in Seattle on May Day (which is a socialist protest/riot day). Okay.
Appearing on ABC News’s “This Week” on Sunday, Senator Bernie Sanders, the Vermont independent, touted his self-described democratic socialist ideas.
Socialist Seattle councilor “allegedly structured her employees …to avoid payroll taxes, overtime, and insurance.” [Jason Rantz, MyNorthwest] Tags: do as we say, Seattle Do As We Say chronicles is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
On Sunday, self-described Democratic Socialist Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) sat down with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos to discuss his newly formed presidential campaign and the This Week moderator fretted that his guest’s campaign could cause trouble for Hillary Clinton.
To combat food shortages caused by socialist policies including nationalization of half the nation's food supply, Venezuela to Nationalize All Food Distribution. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has promised to nationalise food distribution...Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders is the self-described “Democratic-Socialist” Senator who represents Vermont. He is also the first Democrat to challenge Hillary Clinton in the primary. He’s off to a pretty good start.
On This Week, host George Stephanopoulos asked just-announced 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) whether he could win an election outside of Ben and Jerry land as a socialist. Sanders praised the democratic socialist systems of Scandinavia, and said the U.S. could learn a thing or two from other countries.
LONDON (Reuters) - If Ed Miliband is to win power, he must pull off one of the most striking metamorphoses of recent British elections: convince millions of voters that "Red Ed", a self-confessed socialist geek, can be trusted to lead the world's fifth largest economy.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Bernie Sanders, Congress’s longest-serving independent and a self-described socialist, backtracked just two days into his presidential campaign on Saturday, saying he would register as a Democrat if needed to compete in the party’s primary in all 50 states.Read full article >>